The Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive Collection

Theodor Herzl: A Living Portrait

55 Minutes, 1960
Short Film
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Directed by: Leo Orenstein
Production:Leo Orenstein
Language: English
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A dramatized film, based on historical documents, portraying Theodor Herzl’s life and describes his work as a playwright and journalist, coverage of the Dreyfus trial, his support for Zionism as a response to anti-Semitism and his work for the purchase of land in the Land of Israel. The gathering of the first Zionist congress in Basel, his position as the first president of the Zionist Histadrut, the Uganda plan, and more, until his death in 1904. In the role of Herzl: Lloyd Buchner.

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